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Amazing line up of speakers announced for YPHSIG 2017 Meeting

posted 18 Jun 2017, 12:55 by Damian Wood   [ updated 18 Jun 2017, 13:03 ]
Dr Michael Rich
We are very excited about our ten year anniversary meeting and to mark this special occasion we have some great international speakers for you. The line up is confirmed and now includes:

Dr Michael Rich MD, MPH - Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Director, Center of Media and Child Health, Boston Children's Hospital

Dr Joan-Carles Suris MD PhD - Institut of Social and Preventive Medicine/Research Group on Adolescent Health, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Dr Lydia Shrier MD, MPH - Associate Professor of Paediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Director of Clinic Based Research  Boston Children's Hospital

Prof Russell Viner M Phil, MBBS, PhD - Professor of Adolescent Institute of Child Health, University College London and Great Ormond Street

Dr Dougal Hargreaves MD MSc - Clinical Senior Lecturer in Adolescent Health, Institute of Child Health University College London and Great Ormond Street

Dr Michael Farquhar BSc, MBChB - Consultant in Children's Sleep Medicine, Evelina Children's Hospital London.

Dr Rachel Bryant- Waugh BSc (Hons), MSc, DPhilJoint Head of the Feeding and Eating Disorders Service and Lead Psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health (DCAMH) Great Ormond Street Hospital 

We will be looking back at an amazing decade of growth in both research, policy and clinical practice relating to adolescent health. Topics will include the role of media and sleep in child health as well as adolescent risk behaviours in sexual health and long term conditions. We will also look at new disease in the field of eating disorders, what's hot in adolescent health and what do the experts (including young people) think the next ten years will have in store for young people's health.

Registration is open and you can make sure your place at this once in a decade event is secured by booking now through our Eventbrite page:

Eventbrite - YPHSIG 2017 A Ten Year Story